Pre-Physician Assistant

Sample Course Plans

The pre-physician assistant concentration can be completed in 15 or 21 months. During the fall, winter and spring quarters, students take weeknight lecture courses and Saturday laboratories. The accelerated 15-month option includes full-time summer study. Please see the Summer Session website for more information on summer course scheduling.

15-Month Track

Students in the 15-month program must begin in summer quarter

Quarter Year One Year Two
Summer CHEM 110
CHEM 131 + 141 (lab)
CHEM 132 + 142 (lab)
STAT 202
BIOL SCI 328
Fall BIOL SCI 215 (September course)
BIOL SCI 217
BIOL SCI 220 (lab)
CHEM 210-A
Winter BIOL SCI 219
BIOL SCI 221 (lab)
BIOL SCI 313
Spring

BIOL SCI 308
BIOL SCI 222 (lab)
BIOL SCI 317 (anatomy lab)
CLASSICS 110

21-Month Track

Quarter Year One Year Two
Summer No required coursework No required coursework
Fall CHEM 110
BIOL SCI 217
BIOL SCI 215 (September course)
BIOL SCI 220 (lab)
CHEM 210-A
Winter CHEM 131 + 141 (lab)
BIOL SCI 313
BIOL SCI 219
BIOL SCI 221 (lab)
STAT 202
Spring CHEM 132 + 142 (lab)
BIOL SCI 317 (anatomy lab)
CLASSICS 110
BIOL SCI 308
BIOL SCI 222 (lab)
BIOL SCI 328